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Swimming pools in Florence

Here’s a list of the city’s pools, including those open to the public and membership-only, to help you escape the heat.

Thu 14 Jul 2016 3:37 PM

Article updated on June 3, 2022.

Let’s face it, Florence is hot in the summer and we all need some watery relief from the oppressive humidity. If you can’t make it to the coast, then here’s a list of the city’s pools. Call the individual facilities for further information.

Le Pavoniere, Le Cascine | Ph. Rachael Harper
Le Pavoniere, Le Cascine | Ph. Rachael Harper

Pools open to the public


Located near the Campo di Marte stadium at piazza Enrico Berlinguer 2, Costoli is the largest and one of the most popular public swimming venues in town, with three pools, including an Olympic-sized pool, a medium-sized pool with a diving board, water slides and a paddling pool for kids. Open from June 13 to August 31, 2022.

Viale Paoli, Florence, +39 055 6236027; +39 055 6241274 – Open Mon 2pm-6pm, Tue-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat-Sun 10am-7pm.  Entrance 8 euro; reduced 6 euro

Goffredo Nannini di Bellariva

Located along the Arno, Nannini Bellariva has grassy lawns for sun worshipping and there’s an abundance of lounge chairs poolside, as well as a rooftop terrace restaurant. It boasts an Olympic-sized pool and a children’s pool area.

Lungarno Aldo Moro 6, Florence, +39055 6266007 – Open Mon-Fri 8.30am-7pm, Sat-Sun 9am to 1pm. Entrance 6 euro

Le Pavoniere

In the vast green oasis of Cascine park, Le Pavoniere is by far the city’s most popular pool to dive into. Le Pavoniere has a vibrant poolside cocktail bar, restaurant and pizzeria.

Viale della Catena 2, Florence, +39 392 1724859 – Open daily 10am-7:30pm. Entrance 8 euro; 6 euro reduced


Florence’s first public swimming pool is situated in the Poggetto area. Usually reserved for members only, it is open to the public in the summer, from June 2 to September 4, 2022. Swimming lessons are available for adults and children alike, or just rent lounge chairs and relax poolside.

Via Mercati 24/B, Florence, +39 366 8769021

Open daily 10am-7pm. 8 euro; reduced 7 euro, 11 euro on Saturdays.

Firenzesport Ugolino

Discover the lesser-known pool just 20 minutes from Florence, surrounded by greenery and shaded tennis courts. Prices go from 10 euro (mandatory Endas membership card, one per family unit, costing 15 euro).

via dell’Oliveta 12, +3927808332

Members-only pools

Klab Marignolle

Piscina G. Raspini

Rari Nantes Florentia

Virgin Active Firenze

Klab Marignolle


Article updated on June 3, 2022.

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